Barbara Watson

Born: 06/19/1956 Passed:

Barbara Watson age 63, of Port Washington, passed away unexpectedly due to complications from a brief illness, while surrounded by family at Akron General Hospital on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.

Barbara was born in Boston, Massachusetts on June 19, 1956 to the late William and Mildred (Colman) Gould. On June 19, 1975, she married Ronald Eugene Watson Sr. in North Carolina. She enjoyed crafting, bowling, trying new recipes and gardening (especially tuberous begonias). Barbara was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

She is preceded in death by her husband Ronald; parents, William and Mildred Gould; and sisters, Christine, Lorraine, and Genie.

Barbara is survived by sons Ronald Watson Jr. of Port Washington and James (Nicole) Watson of Newcomerstown; granddaughter, Alexandra Watson; and her loyal German Shepherd, Sunshine. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

In keeping with Barbara’s wishes, no public services are planned. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Condolences can be shared with the family online at

Heritage Cremation Society 330-875-5770


3 Tributes to Barbara Watson

  1. Rebecca Smith says:

    Barb will be greatly missed by her friends and fellow bowlers at Cy Young Lanes. Our sympathies to her family.

  2. Terry & Janice Thornton says:

    Both Barb and Ron will be sadly missed by us on Halloween , when we would set in front of are house waiting on the kids for trick or treat

  3. jan pumneo says:

    i have 2 handmade doilies she made love them rip barb so sorry for your loss ron and jimmy

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